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Tibet Pilgrim

Tour Code: 2017 WT-SG15
11-Day Beijing/ Xian/ Lhasa/ Shanghai
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  • Itinerary

    Please be sure that B, L, D denote Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
  • Day 01
    Entry Beijing

    After your international flight lands, our guide will give you a warm welcome at the Beijing airport. Transfer you to the best Holiday Inn hotel in Beijing - Holiday Inn Central Plaza(4-star). Take your time to have a brief impression of this city.

  • Day 02
    Beijing

    Tiananmen Square, Beijing

    After breakfast, a pre-tour brief introduction is presented at your hotel. Start with the Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City. This palace had been functioned as the administrative center of the country as well as the pleasure home of the emperors and empresses for five centuries. After an a la carte lunch served at a local restaurant, continue visiting the Temple of Heaven in the afternoon. It is enclosed with a long wall. The northern part within the wall is semicircular symbolizing the heavens and the southern part is square symbolizing the earth. The design reflected an ancient Chinese thought of "The heaven is round and the earth is square". Tonight, we will arrange you a lively Chinese Kung fu show at Red Theatre. (B, L)

  • Day 03
    Beijing

    The Great Wall, Badaling Section

    Visit the Badaling section of the Great Wall, the essence of the Great Wall. As a part of great defense project in ancient China, the Badaling section was an important military pass in Ming Dynasty and the providing a shield for the capital. Then visit a jade factory. Lunch is not included today due to the poor service at the tourist restaurants. We kindly suggest you take some fast food for lunch. In the afternoon, go on with the Sacred Way. Dont forget to take some photos of appearance of the Birds Nest (Olympic National Stadium) on the way back to the downtown area. With a pattern as the "nest" breeding life, it is more like a cradle, a spiritual sustenance of our hope for the future. (B)

  • Day 04
    Beijing/Xian

    Our clients riding bicycle on the City Wall

    Start with the Summer Palace and a pearl store today. As an imperial paradise of hills and waters, the Summer Palace has absorbed the essence of architectures from all over the China. It is the king of the four major Chinese gardens. At noon, you will enjoy an a la carte lunch at a local famous restaurant. Afterwards, you will have a Hutong tour. Then take a flight to Xian and be met to check in at the 5-star Sheraton Hotel. (B, L)

  • Day 05
    Xian

    Visit the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum, where you will enjoy the mystery of colored painting widely used by Chinas working people more than 2,000 years ago. All these figures of terracotta are rich in artistic charm. Then visit a pottery-making factory. Afterwards, have an a la carte lunch at a local family home. You will enjoy the truly home-cooked Chinese fodd. In the afternoon, visit the Small Wild Goose Pagoda & Xian Museum. Tonight, you will enjoy the dumpling dinner and the wonderful Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show. (B, L, D)

  • Day 06
    Xian/ Lhasa

    Take a morning flight to Lhasa and transfer to the local best 4-star Xinding Hotel.  To ensure that you will have an enough rest to adapt to the high altitude, we leave the rest day for free time. Since you just arrive in Lhasa, we suggest you not take a shower on the arrival day. (B)

  • Day 07
    Lhasa

    Norbulingka Park, Lhasa

    Visit the Norbulingka Park which is known as the "Summer Palace" of the Tibet. As the largest man-made garden of Tibet, it has the best scenery and the most historic sites. After having lunch at a  local restaurant, go on to visit the Sera Monastery, one of the three major Tibetan Buddhist temples in the city. Then a typical Tibetan family visit will deepen your impression of Tibetans folkways and customs. (B, L)

  • Day 08
    Lhasa

    Potala Palace, Lhasa

    Today start with world-renowed Potala Palace. The palace was originally built in the 7th century AD for the King Songtsen Gampo and his queen, and it is now a priceless palace of art contains precious cultural relics and Buddhism artworks. After enjoying lunch, you will be transfered to visit Jokhang Temple, which is the spiritual center of Tibet. Everyday you can see pilgrims from every corner of Tibet to pilgrimage clockwise around the temple. The Barkhor Street is just outside the Jokhang Temple and you will have some free time there. Drop by a Gyangjian Tangka Art Store. After you visit the Tibetan Traditional Medicine Hospital, todays tour comes to an end temporarily.  (B, L)

  • Day 09
    Lhasa/ Shanghai

    Visit the Tibet Museum in the morning. Displaying more than 1,000 pieces of cultural relics, the museum shows you directly the Tibetan charming and splendid culture and its long history. It is also the first museum in Tibet equipped with modern facilities. After lunch, take a flight to the finale of your trip, Shanghai. Be met and transfer to check in at the 4-star Grand Mercure Shanghai Zhongya.  (B, L)

  • Day 10
    Shanghai

    Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai

    In the morning, visit the Shanghai Museum first of all. As a large-scale Chinese Ancient Art Museum, the Shanghai Museum has collected 120,000 pieces of precious relics. Bronze vessels, ceramics, works of calligraphy and paintings are famous at home and abroad. When you finish visiting the Museum, the Yuyuan Garden will be your next stop. Reflecting the art of the Southern garden building in Ming and Qing dynasties, Yuyuan Garden is a bright jewel in all classical gardens. Then visit a silk shop. A luxurious a la carte lunch will be especially served for you. In the afternoon, you will have some free time to stroll along the Bund, Nanjing Road and an old cultural street in Shanghai. Then transfer you back to the hotel and bid farewell to you. (B, L)

  • Day 11
    Exit Shanghai

    Today you will board the flight home by yourselves. Alternatively, our tour specialists are very glad to arrange you the private extension tour upon request. (B)

    Tips:
    In Shanghai there are two airports: Hongqiao Airport (SHA) and Pudong Airport (PVG). Please make sure you will go to the right one before departure. You may book a taxi through your hotel reception to avoid any long waiting at the gate. The rate is about CNY150.00 for one and a half hours drive to PVG and CNY50.00 for 50 minutes drive to SHA. Alternatively, you may take the hotel shuttle bus to the airport. It is less expensive. Please contact the hotel reception for more information.



Group Code
Arrival Date
2017
Departure Date 2017
Double Occupancy
Sole Occupancy
Status
 
17-T0401 Apr 01(Sat) Apr 11(Tue) $2600 $3080 Closed Enquiry
17-T0406 Apr 06(Thu) Apr 16(Sun) $2600 $3080 Closed Enquiry
17-T0413 Apr 13(Thu) Apr 23(Sun) $2600 $3080 Closed Enquiry
17-T0420 Apr 20(Thu) Apr 30(Sun) $2600 $3080 Closed Enquiry
17-T0504 May 04(Thu) May 14(Sun) $2600 $3080 Closed Enquiry
17-T0511 May 11(Thu) May 21(Sun) $2600 $3080 Closed Enquiry
17-T0518 May 18(Thu) May 28(Sun) $2600 $3080 Closed Enquiry
17-T0525 May 25(Thu) Jun 04(Sun) $2590 $3060 Closed Enquiry
17-T0601 Jun 01(Thu) Jun 11(Sun) $2550 $2990 Open Enquiry
17-T0608 Jun 08(Thu) Jun 18(Sun) $2550 $2990 Open Enquiry
17-T0615 Jun 15(Thu) Jun 25(Sun) $2550 $2990 Open Enquiry
17-T0622 Jun 22(Thu) Jul 02(Sun) $2550 $2990 Open Enquiry
17-T0629 Jun 29(Thu) Jul 09(Sun) $2610 $3090 Open Enquiry
17-T0706 Jul 06(Thu) Jul 16(Sun) $2610 $3090 Open Enquiry
17-T0713 Jul 13(Thu) Jul 23(Sun) $2610 $3090 Open Enquiry
17-T0720 Jul 20(Thu) Jul 30(Sun) $2610 $3090 Open Enquiry
17-T0727 Jul 27(Thu) Aug 06(Sun) $2610 $3090 Open Enquiry
17-T0803 Aug 03(Thu) Aug 13(Sun) $2620 $3110 Open Enquiry
17-T0810 Aug 10(Thu) Aug 20(Sun) $2620 $3110 Open Enquiry
17-T0817 Aug 17(Thu) Aug 27(Sun) $2620 $3110 Open Enquiry
17-T0824 Aug 24(Thu) Sep 03(Sun) $2630 $3140 Open Enquiry
17-T0831 Aug 31(Thu) Sep 10(Sun) $2640 $3170 Open Enquiry
17-T0907 Sep 07(Thu) Sep 17(Sun) $2640 $3170 Open Enquiry
17-T0914 Sep 14(Thu) Sep 24(Sun) $2640 $3170 Open Enquiry
17-T0921 Sep 21(Thu) Oct 01(Sun) $2640 $3170 Open Enquiry
17-T1005 Oct 05(Thu) Oct 15(Sun) $2600 $3080 Open Enquiry
17-T1012 Oct 12(Thu) Oct 22(Sun) $2600 $3080 Open Enquiry
17-T1019 Oct 19(Thu) Oct 29(Sun) $2600 $3080 Open Enquiry
17-T1026 Oct 26(Thu) Nov 05(Sun) $2580 $3040 Open Enquiry
17-T1102 Nov 02(Thu) Nov 12(Sun) $2480 $2920 Open Enquiry
17-T1109 Nov 09(Thu) Nov 19(Sun) $2480 $2920 Open Enquiry
17-T1116 Nov 16(Thu) Nov 26(Sun) $2460 $2870 Open Enquiry

Based on per person and shown in US dollars.

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